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  1. 1. Early Christian Determinism : A Study of The Ethics of The Tripartite Tractate

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Författare :Paul Linjamaa; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2018-04]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; The Tripartite Tractate; Determinism; Christian Ethics; Free Will; Origen of Alexandria; Nag Hammadi Texts; Valentinianism; Emotions; Ancient Epistemology; Early Alexandrian Christianity;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to explore the ethics of the Nag Hammadi text, The Tripartite Tractate. This text, the fifth tractate in Nag Hammadi Codex I, has received comparatively little attention, although it is the most detailed Valentinian treaty still extant. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Consequence Argument : An Essay on an Argument for the Incompatibility of Free Will and Determinism

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University

    Författare :Maria Svedberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Practical Philosophy; praktisk filosofi; consequence argument; free will; determinism; compatibilism; incompatibilism; Peter van Inwagen; ability; laws of nature;

    Sammanfattning : This book is a contribution to the debate on free will and determinism. More specifically, it is an examination of Peter van Inwagen’s highly influential “Consequence Argument” for incompatibilism, i.e., the thesis that free will is incompatible with determinism. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Practical Perspective Compatibilism

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Sofia Jeppsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Free will; moral responsibility; moral agency; compatibilism; incompatibilism; determinism; the practical perspective; practical freedom; Fri vilja; moraliskt ansvar; moraliskt agentskap; kompatibilism; inkompatibilism; determinism; det praktiska perspektivet; praktisk frihet; Practical Philosophy; praktisk filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : In this dissertation, I argue for what I call “practical perspective compatibilism”. According to this thesis, an agent with practical freedom is sufficiently free to be a moral agent and morally responsible for his or her actions.The concept of practical freedom is originally found in the writings of Kant. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Falling Freely : Anselm of Canterbury on the Will

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :Tomas Ekenberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy; Anselm of Canterbury; will; choice; action; free will; determinism; metaphysics; ethics; evil; Filosofi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen; teoretisk filosofi; Theoretical Philosophy;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis clarifies the concept of will in Anselm of Canterbury in the context of his overall theologico-philosophical project. The will is central to Anselm's understanding of freedom of choice (libertas arbitrii), which he defines as “the power to keep rightness of will”. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Fågel, fisk eller förundran? : En studie av förhållningssätt i existentiella frågor, baserad på uppsatser skrivna på ett mångkulturellt vuxengymnasium

    Detta är en avhandling från HLS Förlag

    Författare :Tove Frisch; Stockholms universitet.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Philosophy of life; God; meaning of life; death; contradiction; existentialism; determinism; reason; emotion; intuition; change; activity; passivity; society; culture; identity; religion; language; freedom; facticity; Sartre; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik;

    Sammanfattning : Fågel, fisk eller förundran? A study of existential attitudes based on essays written in a multicultural upper secondary school for adultsThe aim of this study is to survey and interpret outlooks on life as expressed in 175 essays written (1999-2001) in a multicultural Swedish suburb by adult students learning Swedish, Swedish as a Foreign Language, and Philosophy. What are the recurring themes in these essays? How do they reflect the fundamental existential problems of their authors?The theoretical background rests on existential hermeneutics with Sartre (1943, 1946, 1984) as the most important philosophical source. LÄS MER